Electric Motors in Pumping Systems: 2-Part On-Demand Webinar Series

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    • Non-member - $159
    • Member - $119.25
    • Associate Member - $119.25
    • Academic Partner - $151.05
    • PSAP Industry Partner - $151.05
    • Pump Industry Partner - $151.05
    • Pump Industry Partner Retiree - $151.05
    • Standards Partner - Consultant - $119.25
    • Standards Partner - End User - $119.25
    • Standards Partner - End User & Basic Training - $119.25
    • Training Partner - $119.25

Electric Motors in Pumping Systems

2-Part On-Demand Webinar Series


This two-part webinar will cover the content within the Drivers Application Guidebook for Electric Motors. It will include motor application as it relates to driving pumps, providing information to understand how a motor drives a pumping system, and how the motors are limited within certain pumping systems. The webinar will guide the audience in understanding application, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of an electrical motor for general pumping applications.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion, learners should be able to:

  • Understand application considerations, including sizing and selection for load types, electrical requirements, service factor, insulation system, starting requirements, frame designations, mounting, and enclosures.
  • Explain installation considerations, including power quality and factor, protective devices, installation with a VFD, spacing, coupling, alignment, startup and commissioning.
  • Express maintenance and troubleshooting considerations that are important to safe and proper operation, such as lubrication, motor alignment, bearings, windings, vibration, temperature, and power quality.

Registration Fees

HI Member TypeFee
Associate Member$119.25
Standards Partner$119.25
Training Partner$119.25
Industry Partner$151.05
Academic Partner$151.05

Members, Associate Members, Standards Partners, and Training Partners of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) receive 25% discount on all available PSM training. Employees of Members, Associate Members, Standards Partner, and Training Partner organizations must log-in with their company email address in order for the discounted registration fee to apply. Industry Partners and Academic Partners receive 5% discount on all PSM training. Click here to learn more about HI membership.

Membership Question?  Call us at 973-267-9700, email us, or view the HI website for more information.

Group Registration

Group registration discounts are available for webinars. If you are interested in registering a group, please click the button below to download the group registration form and email the completed form to training@pumps.org. It may take up to 3 business days to process group registrations.

Download Group Registration Form

Refunds & Cancellations

All refund requests must be made in writing to training@pumps.org. Full refunds will be issued for any live course or webinar that has been cancelled.

Course Instructions

  1. Click the "Contents" tab and select "View On-Demand Webinar".  After viewing the entire video, return to the Contents tab.
  2. Continue this process until you view and complete all the parts for this On-Demand Webinar Series.
  3. Click "Complete Quiz for On-Demand Webinar" to answer quiz questions. You will have 10 attempts and must get at least 80% correct to proceed to the next session. After completing the quiz, return to the Contents tab.
  4. Click "Webinar Evaluation" to provide your feedback on the webinar to PSM. Scroll down to view all feedback questions, there are questions that expand past the size of the window. 
  5. Click the button “View/Print Your Certificate” in the box titled “Claim Credits & Certificate to save or print your certificate of completion. If you ever lose your certificate, you can come back to the PSM website and view it on your transcript (found in the Dashboard).

Need Assistance?

If you are experiencing any log in issues, cannot access a course, need assistance claiming credit, or have other questions or concerns, please e-mail training@pumps.org for assistance.

PDH Credits

Twp (2) PDH credits will be issued upon completion of this on-demand webinar series. 

The acceptance of continuing education as it applies to fulfillment of the state licensing requirements for professional designations is at the pleasure of the individual state licensing boards. It is the responsibility of the individual participants to be knowledgeable about their state requirements.

Licensed Professional Engineers

Continuing professional development is a vital component to the engineering licensure process. Most state licensing boards require continuing professional development as a condition for licensure and renewal of the license to practice engineering. Pre-approval of training providers and courses are not required by most state licensing boards, except for the following:

Florida Board of Professional Engineers

Pump Systems Matter is a board-approved continuing education provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers: License # CEA361.

North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors

Pump Systems Matter is an approved continuing professional competency sponsor for the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors: Sponsor # S-0523.

New York State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying, and Geology

Pump Systems Matter is approved as a sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers in New York State: NYS Sponsor # 241.


View On-Demand Webinar - Part 1
Open to view video.
Open to view video. Open to view recorded webinar session. This video is approximately 1 hour.
View On-Demand Webinar - Part 2
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Open to view video. Open to view recorded webinar session. This video is approximately 1 hour.
Complete Quiz for On-Demand Webinar
18 Questions  |  10 attempts  |  15/18 points to pass
18 Questions  |  10 attempts  |  15/18 points to pass This quiz has 18 questions and requires 15 out of 18 correct answers to pass the quiz.
Webinar Evaluation
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11 Questions Your feedback is important to us! Please complete this survey to help improve future training sessions and to inform us on what new topics you want additional training on.
Claim Credit and Certificate
Live Viewing: 2.00 PDH credits and certificate available
Live Viewing: 2.00 PDH credits and certificate available Select the "View/Print Your Certificate" button to view and print your certificate of completion.